Estimated First-Year Cost By Program

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Programs

contemplative psychotherapy and buddhist psychology

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 25.5 Credits: $29,417.50

(Includes fall, spring, and Maitri fees)

Scholarships with no required application:

Scholarships (application required):

Mindfulness-based transpersonal counseling

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 22 Credits: $22,695

(Includes fall and spring)

Scholarships with no required application:

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somatic counseling: body psychotherapy

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 25 Credits: $25,660

(Includes fall and spring)

Scholarships with no required application:

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somatic counseling: dance/movement therapy

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 25 Credits: $25,570

(Includes fall and spring)

Scholarships with no required application:

Scholarships (application required):

transpersonal art therapy

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 22 Credits: $23,185

(Includes fall and spring)

Scholarships with no required application:

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transpersonal wilderness therapy

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 26 Credits: $27,275

(Includes fall, spring, and summer intensive)

Scholarships with no required application:

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All Graduate Degree Programs

creative writing and poetics

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 24 Credits: $24,730

(Includes fall, spring, and summer)

Scholarships with no required application:

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creative writing (LOW-residency)

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 20 Credits: $20,520

(Includes fall, spring, and summer)

Scholarships with no required application:

Scholarships (application required):

Divinity

 Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 26 Credits: $26,540

Scholarships with no required application:

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ECOPSYCHOLOGY (LOW-RESIDENCY)

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 24 Credits: $25,950

(Includes fall, spring, and summer)

Scholarships with no required application:

religious studies

 Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 24 Credits: $24,550

Scholarships with no required application:

Scholarships (application required):

religious studies with language

 Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 32 Credits: $32,510

Scholarships with no required application:

Scholarships (application required):

resilient leadership

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 18 Credits: $18,580

Scholarships with no required application:

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theater: Contemporary performance

Estimated Tuition and Fees for Year 1 based on 24 Credits: $25,750

(Includes special course fees)

Scholarships with no required application:

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Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance is determined using guidelines established by the Colorado Commission of Higher Education and assumes that students are limiting expenses by sharing housing, utilizing public transportation, etc. Living expenses (room and board, books, transportation, personal and miscellaneous) are about $1,875/month. The following demonstrates expected expenses associated with attending school.

Room and Board: $12,848
Transportation: $1,126
Books and Materials: $1,256
Personal and Misc.: $3,790
Total Indirect Costs: $19,020

  • Graduate students may borrow up to $20,500/year in Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans.
  • Graduate students may be able to borrow a Federal Grad PLUS loan up to the total Cost of Attendance minus all other aid awarded.
  • Students may set up a Payment Plan to pay their tuition bill.
  • Many students work part-time off and on campus. For available employment opportunities at Naropa University, visit the Graduate Assistantships webpage.
  • Students who previously participated in Americorps programs may be able to apply their education award voucher to their tuition bill. Also, students enrolled in degree programs requiring internships may be able to earn credit toward an Americorps education award.